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Little Bell, 17 St John Street, St Sepulchre EC1

Address formerly 78 St John Street, e.g. in 1856 and earlier

St Sepulchre index

St John street, St Sepulchre near Hicks hall in 1682. Listed are 157 Three Cupps Inne ; 161 Windmill Inne ; 162 Swan with Two necks Inn ; 163 Golden Lion Inne ; 164 Bell Inne - St Johns street, east side and 165 Cross Keys Inn .

St John street, St Sepulchre near Hicks hall in 1682. Listed are 157 Three Cupps Inne ; 161 Windmill Inne ; 162 Swan with Two necks Inn ; 163 Golden Lion Inne ; 164 Bell Inne - St Johns street, east side and 165 Cross Keys Inn .

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Residents at this address.

In the 1682 Morgans Map of London, Westminster, it is listed as '164 Bell Inne', in St Johns street.

In 1708 : A New View of London by Edward Hatton lists Bell Inn, on the East side of St Johns street, Near Hicks Hall.

1805/Thomas Edmonds, Bell, 78 St Johns street/../../Holdens Directory

1809/John Priacem, Little Bell, 78 St Johns street/../../Holdens Directory

1827/John Kerr, Bell, 78 St John street, West Smithfield/../../Pigots Directory

1829/T Tester, Bell, 77 St John Street, West Smithfield/../../Robsons Directory

1833-34/John Draper, Bell, 78 St John Street, Smithfield/../../Pigots Directory

1841/Charles Rowley/Victualler/40/../Census
1841/James Rowley/Salesman/45/../Census
1841/Maria Rowley/../35/../Census
1841/Thomas Rowley/../8/Middlesex/Census
1841/Maria Rowley/../7/Middlesex/Census
1841/Sarah Fox/Female Servant/20/../Census

1842/Charles Rowley/../../../Post Office Directory

1843/Robert Nunn/../../../Post Office Directory

1848/John Horsfall/../../../Post Office Directory

December 1849/John Horsfall/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era Newspaper

December 1849/John William Aslington/Incoming Licensee/../../Era Newspaper

1851/Simon Oddwell/../../../Kellys Directory

June 1851/Rachael Pell/ Outgoing Licensee /../../The Era

June 1851/John Reardon/ Incoming Licensee /../../The Era

1851/John Riordan/Licensed Victualler/31/Ireland/Census
1851/Louisa Riordan/Wife/35/Framlingham, Suffolk/Census
1851/Emma Shears/House Servant/25/Framlingham, Suffolk/Census
1851/William Warren/General Messenger/25/London/Census

1856/Brown & Johnson/../../../Post Office Directory

Morning Advertiser 21 November 1859 - Transfer of Licenses
Little Bell, St John street, William Robinson to Michael Madden

1862/Michael Madden/../../../Post Office Directory **

March 1866/George Clark/License renewal/../Clerkenwell News

1877/Richard Cooper, Little Bell, 17 St John street, West Smithfield/../../Post Office Directory

1879/Richard Cooper/../../../Post Office Directory **

Matthew C Horne was my Great Great Grandfather.
I have, the Inventory of The Little Bell Tavern from when he purchased it on 2nd July 1879, for £2288-10-00
I also have one of his account books with the New Westminster Brewery Co Ltd, From 27th April 1892 through to 29th March 1894 for the Eagle, 103 Wick road; and finally I have his beer Retailers Licence for 103 Wick Road dated 11th Oct 1894. I believe he ran or owned the Windsor Castle. *

1881/Matthew Horne/Licensed Victualler/36/Edinburgh, Scotland/Census
1881/Mary A Horne/Wife/23/London, Middlesex/Census
1881/Minnie A Horne/Daughter/7 months/London, Middlesex/Census
1881/Caroline Fieldhouse/Domestic Servant/21/London, Middlesex/Census

1882/Matthew Horne/../../../Post Office Directory

1884/Matthew C Horne/../../../Post Office Directory

1886/Matthew C Horne, Little Bell, 17 St John street, West Smithfield/../../Post Office Directory

1888/Matthew C Horne, Little Bell, 17 St John street, West Smithfield/../../Post Office Directory

1890/William Mott, Little Bell, 17 St John street, West Smithfield/../../Post Office Directory

1891/William Mott/../../../Post Office Directory

1891/William Mott/Licensed Victualler/41/Walton on Thames, Surrey/Census
1891/Kate Mott/Niece, Barmaid/16/Tottenham, Middlesex/Census
1891/Elizabeth Berling/Housekeeper, Widow/35/Shadwell, Middlesex/Census



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